Events

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Break Your Genre @ Cascade Park Library
Jun 20 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Break Your Genre @ Cascade Park Library | Vancouver | Washington | United States
BREAK YOUR GENRE: Ditching the “rules” about reading and writing and everything else you know about books.   How do you find the next exciting story? If you’re like most people these days, it probably has less to do with traditional publishing Continue reading Break Your Genre
Jul 25 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Free Class - “How Do I Get Started?” Reception and Book Sale and Signing @ Ramada Inn Kent Seattle Area | Kent | Washington | United States
Free Class – “How Do I Get Started?” & Reception and Book Sale and Signing On Saturday, July 25 from 1-3 PM, there will be a reception and book sale and signing — FREE and open to the public.  There Continue reading Free Class – “How Do I Get Started?” Reception and Book Sale and Signing
Sep 19 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Fall into Romance Writer's Workshop @ Lakewood Library | Lakewood | Washington | United States
Fall Into Romance Writers’ Workshop, Reading & Signing Join authors Eilis Flynn, Alexis Morgan, and Victoria Pond for a panel discussion on writing romance followed by Q&A. Date: Saturday, September 19th Times: Author Reading and Signing: 1 – 2 pm Workshop:  2 – Continue reading Fall into Romance Writer’s Workshop
Reading in the Dark @ AFK Elixirs & Eatery
Oct 10 @ 2:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Reading in the Dark @ AFK Elixirs & Eatery  | Renton | Washington | United States
 8 Authors (and a guest star or two) signing and selling their books.
Author Signing and Reading - Ellen Datlow, Kat Richardson, John (J.A.) Pitts, Elliott Kay, Tom D. Wright, Django Wexler @ University Bookstore | Seattle | Washington | United States
Free author reading/signing at the University Bookstore at the U District location. Ellen Datlow, Kat Richardson, Elliott Kay, Tom D. Wright, John (J.A.) Pitts, and Django Wexler!
Oct 24 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
John Scalzi –Presented in partnership with Tacoma Public Library @ Tacoma Public Library
Who: John Scalzi When: October 24, 2015 Where: Tacoma Public Library – Presented in partnership with the Tacoma Public Library & Cascade Writers. What: Morning writing workshop, followed by John Scalzi discussing his work in the afternoon and signing books. Continue reading John Scalzi –Presented in partnership with Tacoma Public Library
Nov 1 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
great weather for MEDIA Book Celebration @ Hugo House | Spencer | Iowa | United States
“Before Passing” release party! Meet friendly small press editors!! “Before Passing” is an exhilarating, questioning, and diverse collection of contemporary poetry and short fiction by established and emerging writers from across the United States and beyond. The anthology also contains Continue reading great weather for MEDIA Book Celebration
Word Works: Maggie Nelson on "The Writing Body" @ Hugo House | Seattle | Washington | United States
Word Works: Maggie Nelson on “The Writing Body” Thursday, January 28 at 7:00pm at Hugo House Maggie Nelson will talk about our different writing bodies and what they mean in the first Word Works talk of the new year. Following her Continue reading Word Works: Maggie Nelson on “The Writing Body”
Mar 1 @ 7:00 am – 8:30 am
SFWA Reader Series - Jason Gurley, Fran Wilde, Susan Forest @ Wilde Rover Irish Pub | Kirkland | Washington | United States
Jason Gurley, Fran Wilde, Susan Forest Wilde Rover Irish Pub 111 Central Way, Kirkland, Washington 98033 The Pacific Northwest is home to a Tardis-Full of Science Fiction and Fantasy writers, a fact celebrated every quarter with the Pacific Northwest Reading Continue reading SFWA Reader Series – Jason Gurley, Fran Wilde, Susan Forest
Mar 3 @ 7:00 am – 8:30 am
SFWA Reader Series - Mishell Baker, Sonia Lyris and one more! @ Wilde Rover Irish Restaurant and Pub,  | Kirkland | Washington | United States
May 3rd, 2016. Mishell Baker, Sonia Lyris and one more! Register here to receive notifications for May 3rd in Seattle. Wilde Rover Irish Pub 111 Central Way, Kirkland, Washington 98033 The Pacific Northwest is home to a Tardis-Full of Science Continue reading SFWA Reader Series – Mishell Baker, Sonia Lyris and one more!
Jayne Ann Krentz as Amanda Quick! @ Tacoma Public Library
Apr 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Jayne Ann Krentz as Amanda Quick! @ Tacoma Public Library  | Tacoma | Washington | United States
Join author Jayne Ann Krentz as Amanda Quick at the Tacoma Public Library for a talk about writing, a Q&A session, and a book signing! Her new book, Til Death Do Us Part, releases on April 19, 2016. Book sales will be available onsite! The Continue reading Jayne Ann Krentz as Amanda Quick!
Apr 22 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Jayne Ann Krentz as Amanda Quick! @ Bellevue Library | Bellevue | Washington | United States
Join author Jayne Ann Krentz as Amanda Quick at the Bellevue Library for a talk about writing, a Q&A session, and a book signing! Her new book, Til Death Do Us Part, releases on April 19, 2016. Book sales will be available onsite by University Continue reading Jayne Ann Krentz as Amanda Quick!
Readercon 27 @ Boston Marriott Quincy
Jul 7 @ 8:00 pm – Jul 10 @ 3:00 pm
Readercon 27 @  Boston Marriott Quincy  | Quincy | Massachusetts | United States
Readercon is a conference on imaginative literature, specifically science fiction, fantasy, and horror. The Guests of Honor for our twenty-seventh edition are Catherynne M. Valente and Tim Powers with Diana Wynne Jones as our Memorial Guest of Honor. There will Continue reading Readercon 27
Jan 31 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
SFWA Reading Series - Randy Henderson, Curtis Chen, and Fonda Lee @ Wilde Rover Irish Pub   | Kirkland | Washington | United States
The Pacific Northwest is home to a Tardis-Full of Science Fiction and Fantasy writers, a fact celebrated every quarter with the Pacific Northwest Reading Series. These free quarterly events provide the Northwest Science Fiction and Fantasy community a chance to Continue reading SFWA Reading Series – Randy Henderson, Curtis Chen, and Fonda Lee
CREATIVE INK FESTIVAL – For Writers, Artists and Readers @ Delta Burnaby Hotel and Conference Centre
Mar 31 @ 12:00 am – Apr 2 @ 12:00 am
CREATIVE INK FESTIVAL - For Writers, Artists and Readers @ Delta Burnaby Hotel and  Conference Centre | Burnaby | British Columbia | Canada
CREATIVE INK FESTIVAL For Writers, Artists and Readers   The Creative Ink Festival is a weekend long event for writers, readers and artists of all levels and genres. We are thrilled to announce our Guests of Honour for the 2017 Continue reading CREATIVE INK FESTIVAL – For Writers, Artists and Readers